News from the Field

Teen Adventurer Dies In Plane Crash

Haris Suleman had a goal: to become the youngest person to fly around the world in a single-engine plane in 30 days. Suleman and his father, Babar, were undertaking the trip in an attempt to raise... Read More

Why the U.S. Is Building Brazil an Aquarium

World Cup fervor has settled in the Brazilian state of Ceara, but an unconventional partnership between the state, the U.S. government, and American small businesses will produce the country's next... Read More

Usain Bolt Rags on Tyson Gay

Fastest man in history Usain Bolt has openly criticized the one-year ban of fellow sprinter Tyson Gay as being too lenient. After testing positive for a banned steroid at last year's U.S. Track... Read More

2 New Superfoods You Should Be Eating Now

In an age when some foods are considered more "super" than others, ginger and algae are the latest to be granted health-food superpowers. Ginger has been heralded as an anti-inflammatory for more... Read More